The English/American conflict::While


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The English/American conflict This entire discussion/arguement is highly indicative of the linguistic tension between U.S.A and G.B. As ever cultural imperialism will win out eventually, us Brits had our chance! As Homer Simpson said '"Pffft, English. Who needs that? I'm never going to England."Norwikian (talk) 18:00, 14 January 2010 (UTC)

It seems Americans find whilst pretentious and British people just use it as everyday language interchangeably with while. (talk) 09:39, 29 January 2010 (UTC)
Pretentious? It's a perfectly cromulent word. They need to get over their reverse-snobbism. (talk) 09:00, 13 April 2010 (UTC)

Talk:While sections
Intro  [[Talk:While?section=_Utter_nonsense_interpretation_of_The_Times_and_The_Guardian_style_guides_| Utter nonsense interpretation of The Times and The Guardian style guides ]]   Multiple Choice    Usage    My idiolect    \"While and whilst\" section    Use of \"while\" to mean \"until\"   The English/American conflict   a different angle    Replaced page after deletion    Thee and Thou    Sources & anti-whilst snobbery    Clean up time    \"While\" need not introduce a clause    Blacklisted Links Found on the Main Page    External links modified   

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